Q&A: What's the best way to manage hard-to-treat eczema?

Eczema affects up to one in five young children and can have a major impact on a child’s health if inflammation and itch are not brought under control. Dermatologist Associate Professor Gayle Fischer (pictured) speaks with Australian Doctor on how to manage treatment-resistant eczema.

Australian Doctor: How much of a problem is treatment-resistant eczema in primary care?

Professor Fischer: Mild to moderate eczema should be very manageable in general practice.

When it’s not, that usually relates to